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Lynn Allen


In her 20+ year career as a global technology evangelist, including her current role at Dassault Systèmes, Lynn Allen has spoken to more than a half-million professionals at events in over 50 countries throughout the world. Her online presentations and videos have easily reached over five million individuals. Her passion and strength is connecting with users, helping them embrace change, and shining a light on new technology.

For over 20 years she wrote a column for Cadalyst magazine and was the voice behind the popular Cadalyst “AutoCAD Video Tips.” The author of three technology books and a social media master, Lynn has more than 22,000 followers on Twitter, with over a quarter-million impressions every month.

Lynn has provided the keynote at many STEM conferences and is very focused on showing our youth they can change the world in a positive way through technology.


Article
Down and Dirty Customizing-Part II   28 Feb, 1999
By: Lynn Allen

This month, we'll continue to cover actual menu syntax and create some simple macros.

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The Down and Dirty Basics of Customizing AutoCAD   31 Jan, 1999
By: Lynn Allen

There are many different sections of AutoCAD worthy of customizing. The pulldown menus and toolbars are probably the easiest and most popular.

Article
Editing Those Raster Images   31 Dec, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

How to edit raster images after you've inserted them.

Article
The World of Raster   30 Nov, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

This month we'll tour some of the raster capabilities of AutoCAD R14

Article
Secret Right-Click Cursor Menus   31 Oct, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

This month's article centers on right-click cursor menus that can offer improved productivity.

Article
Creating Your Own Toolbars (For the Technically Challenged!)   30 Sep, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

The nice thing about creating your own toolbars is that it's easy-and we like that!

Article
The FILTER Command-Your New Best Friend   31 Aug, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

Selecting objects is an everyday occurrence for all CAD operators. Shaving seconds off the selection set process can subtract minutes, possibly even hours over the time span of a project.

Article
The Quintessential Selection Set   31 Jul, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

This month, we'll look closely at the many options that exist in selecting objects-something we do quite frequently in our daily AutoCAD routine.

Article
Bonus Tools, the Final Chapter   30 Jun, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

This month, we'll explore the remaining tools in the R14 Bonus menu, beginning with the Bonus Draw commands and ending with a potpourri of useful utility tools.

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AutoCAD R14 Bonus Tools, Part 3   31 May, 1998
By: Lynn Allen

Continuing on our path down the Bonus pulldown menus takes us to the Modify Cascading menu.